This release serves as a baseline of functionality to educate potential consumers and motivate the development of SSI applications. It provides the basic building blocks for each stakeholder in a SSI ecosystem (Issuer, Holder, Verifier).
This release is intended for the following target users:
|Architect||SSI Solution Architect||Become familiar with SSI concepts and test-drive end-to-end demos of SSI applications.|
|Strategists||Security and/or IAM strategists||Become familiar with SSI concepts and test-drive end-to-end demos of SSI application capability.|
|Developer||Solution Developer||Learn how to develop Issuer and/or Verifier Applications within an overall SSI solution.|
Jumpstart your SSI adoption journey
The IBM Verify Credentials Alpha Release is organized as an education and awareness journey with a goal of inspiring businesses and organizations to begin their SSI adoption roadmap.
|Learn||Build your knowledge-base of SSI concepts.|
|Prepare||Gather the necessary components and register.|
|Explore||Get acquainted with the IBM Verify Credentials Agency, Mobile App and Chrome Browser Extension by interacting with a live demo environment.|
|Develop||Experience several instructional tutorials.|
There are several ways to begin your SSI education. For starters, we suggest reading the Learn section of this documentation. We also recommend referencing the resources available on the IBM Blockchain Trusted Identity Solutions website.
To begin your journey with IBM Verify Credentials, you must complete a few preparatory tasks:
|Create Account||Register with the IBM Verify Credentials Agency and create your first Agent.|
|Install App||Use Apple TestFlight or Google Play to obtain and install the IBM Verify Credentials Mobile App.|
|Install Software||Download and install the IBM Verify Credentials Chrome Extension.|
These steps can be performed using the Account Registration process.
Visit the Exploration Guide to begin your interactive experience with a live demonstration environment.
Dive into development activities using the Developer's Guide.